Cornflakes Puffs -- Quad-Cities Online Recipe Book
Search Recipes

Submit a recipe
 

Desserts:

Cornflakes Puffs

Comment on this recipe

Ingredients

2 egg whites
1 cup brown sugar
2 cups cornflakes
1/2 cup pecans

Instructions

Beat egg whites until stiff; add brown sugar (may use beater). Then add cornflakes and pecans. Drop by tablespoonsful onto ungreased cookie sheets. Bake at 270 degrees F. for 15 minutes. Turn off the oven and leave the puffs inside for 15 minutes longer.

Joann Nelson
Opheim, Ill.



Local events heading








  Today is Thursday, Aug. 21, the 233rd day of 2014. There are 132 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Sheriff McLaughlin had the misfortune to dislocate his right shoulder some days ago when his carriage upset. He is now able to walk about but has a very sore shoulder.
1889 -- 125 years ago: A kindergarten was started in the downtown district of Rock Island with the Misses Dodie Hawes and Grace Knowlton as teachers.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Pope Pius X died in Rome.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Rock Island's new theater was named Esquire.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The J.I. Case Co. plant in Bettendorf will add from 150 to 200 employees by Jan. 1 a spokesman for the company said today. The Bettendorf Works today had a payroll of 1,350, but an increased production schedule will require additional people.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illowa Council Boy Scouts of America reached and passed its campaign goal in a drive that began 14 months ago by raising more than $2.2 million for the expansion of Loud Thunder Reservation near Andalusia.






(More History)